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HELSEVEL-Gode og effektive helse-, omsorgs- og velferdstjenester

Remuneration and organization in general practice: Effects on recruitment, practice profile, and task division between care levels

Noen nøkkelfunn fra diskret valgeksperiment delprosjekt A: Svært få unge leger ønsker å jobbe i de minste distriktskommunene. Studien viser at ytterligere lønnsøkninger (fra dagens nivå) trolig vil ha begrenset effekt som et virkemiddel for å få flere unge leger til distriktene i Norge. Forbedri...

Awarded: NOK 5.7 mill.

Project Period: 2011-2017

Location: Oslo

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Det 33. norske forskermøte for økonomer 2011 ved Norges Handelshøyskole, Bergen

Forskermøtet 2011 skal avholdes på Norges Handelshøyskole i Bergen 5.- 7. januar. Forskermøtet 2011 skal ha følgende plenumsforedrag: 1. forespurt Norges bank om foredrag fra påtroppende sentralbanksjef (felles forelesning med FIBE) 2. Pierre Cahuc "Tru st, Inequality and Redistribution of Inco...

Awarded: NOK 0.12 mill.

Project Period: 2011-2011

Location: Oslo

NORGLOBAL-Norge - Global partner

Gender of children, education and occupational choice in Nepal

In rural Nepal households appear to have a target of at least two boys with the expectation being that at least one boy may get a good education and either a high income temporary job abroad, or a permanent job at home. In the project we want to test this hypothesis. If the hypothesis is correct...

Awarded: NOK 3.1 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2014

Location: Vestland

HELSEVEL-Gode og effektive helse-, omsorgs- og velferdstjenester

THE VELO-2 STUDY. A COMPORATIVE STUDY OF TWO MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE-SYSTEMS: COLLABORATION, COSTS, UTILIZATION AND OUTCOMES.

Fra 1950-årene kom det til en omfattende restrukturering av psykiatrien ved en gradvis nedbygging av sengeplasser i sentralinstitusjoner og opprettelse av lokale polikliniske tilbud. I Norge kom denne utviklingen for alvor utover på 1980-tallet med opprettelsen av de "Distriktspsykiatriske sentre...

Awarded: NOK 5.6 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2018

Location: Nordland - Nordlánnda

IKTPLUSS-IKT og digital innovasjon

Effort-dependent technologies for multi-domain risk-based security testing

The aim of the DIAMONDS project was to strengthen the ability of Norwegian companies to face the new security challenges posed by the future internet by transferring state-of-the-art security assessment techniques to the industry. In particular, we developed industrial guidelines and a supporting...

Awarded: NOK 11.0 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2015

Location: Oslo

NAERINGSPH-Nærings-phd

Moderne statistiske metoder for analyse og varsling av markedsrisiko

Statistiske begreper, metoder og modeller har gjort sitt inntog i norske finansinstitusjoner, spesielt i arbeidet med måling og vurdering av risiko. Mellomstore norske banker har i all hovedsak hatt fokus på kredittrisiko, og bruk av statistiske modeller både i innvilgelsesprosessen og portefølj...

Awarded: NOK 1.3 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2014

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

NOKIOS, Norsk konferanse for IKT i offentlig sektor

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Awarded: NOK 49,999

Project Period: 2010-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

BEDSAM-Bedriftens samfunnsansvar

CSR som innovasjonsdriver i norsk næringsliv, støtte til konferanse om bedriftenes samfunnsansvar (DL 201009269)

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Awarded: NOK 0.20 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

ISPSAM-ISP - Samfunnsvitenskap

Econometric aspects of the credit crisis

During the autumn of 2008 and the winter of 2009, the credit crises that originated in the US housing market spread to all developed economies and became a global job crisis. This crisis already has historical proportions, and like the depression of the e arly 1930s, and the stagflation period of...

Awarded: NOK 2.5 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2013

Location: Oslo

SKATT-Skatteøkonomi

Skatt og arbeidstilbud fra husholdninger

It is a well-established fact that econometrician do not wth certainty the preferences of households. Thus to the econometrician the preferences are random and probabilites can be derived to describe the behavior of the agents. This has been done by sever al reasearchers over the last two decades...

Awarded: NOK 1.0 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Oslo

FRIHUMSAM-Fri prosj.st. hum og sam

Improving competition policy

The aim of the project is to build a better knowledge base for the formulation of competition policy. First, we will analyse how existing rules and procedures and the current organization of the enforcement agency may lead to adverse outcomes, and how cur rent methods may be improved. An importan...

Awarded: NOK 5.0 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2014

Location: Vestland

ISPSAM-ISP - Samfunnsvitenskap

The Financial Crisis: Liquidity, Securitization, and Leverage

During the current so-called financial crisis, central banks around the world have injected vast amounts of liquidity into the system in an attempt to keep banks afloat and the economy ticking over. Nevertheless, many financial institutions have declared bankruptcy while others have received gov...

Awarded: NOK 2.6 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2013

Location: Vestland

SKATT-Skatteøkonomi

Dividend taxation and the timing of dividends for closely held firms

In 2006, Norway implemented a tax reform that implies that previously tax-exempt dividends now are taxed at a flat rate of 28 percent. Similar to portfolio investors, owners of closely held corporations can withdraw a tax-exempt amount of dividends (and c apital gains), the so-called Rate-of-Retu...

Awarded: NOK 1.2 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Oslo

SKATT-Skatteøkonomi

Corporate and Capital Taxation

The primary aim of this project is to study tax reform in an open economy and by doing so add knowledge to the evaluation process of the 2006 Norwegian tax reform. The first part of the project will address tax reform issues in the Norwegian economy and r elate them to the international debate of...

Awarded: NOK 1.0 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Vestland

SKATT-Skatteøkonomi

Timing of behavioural effects of tax changes. Interpretations and comparisons of results from microsimulation models and panel data approach

Individual behavioural response of taxation is at the heart of public policy. This is reflected in the economic literature by a large number of articles presenting evidence on how taxes influence individual behaviour. At the Research Department of Statist ics Norway, the importance of this policy...

Awarded: NOK 0.73 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Oslo

SKATT-Skatteøkonomi

Taxation of Capital Gains in the Housing Market

Analyze the role played by capital gains in the formation of house prices and how taxation of such gains may reduce the volatility of prices, stabilize the housing market, and generate revenue. Construct a theoretical apparatus with two types of buyers, f irst-time and nth time, and examine diffe...

Awarded: NOK 0.81 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Oslo

SKATT-Skatteøkonomi

Tax avoidance and ownership structure: Evidence from Norway

The Shareholder income tax was introduced in 2006, but until now there has been little empirical evaluation of the effect of this in theory neutral tax on the behaviour of owners and firms. We provide an evaluation of the effects of the Shareholder income tax in two particular dimensions: the ef...

Awarded: NOK 0.55 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Oslo

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Det 32. norske forskermøte for økonomer 2010 på Universitetet i Agder, Kristiansand

Forskermøtet 2010 skal avholdes på Universitetet i Agder 5.- 6. januar. Forskermøte 2010 skal ha følgende plenumsforedrag: 1. Samuel Pufendorf - Den moderne økonomis bestefar ved professor Arild Sæther, UiA 2. Økonomenes møte med finanskrisen - eller var det omvendt? professor Jochen Jungeil...

Awarded: NOK 0.12 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2010

Location: Oslo

BIONÆR-Bionæringsprogram

Salmon Market Analysis Modules (SMAM)

SMAM will be an integrated empirical modeling framework to estimate and simulate the effects of policy, economic and resource factors on the supply, demand, price and global trade of salmon. Based on this, we will also be able to predict future profitabil ity levels of the salmon farming industry...

Awarded: NOK 9.2 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2015

Location: Viken

TJENESTER-Helse- og omsorgstjenester

Biopharmaceuticals in European hospitals: A comparative study of demand and reimbursement of innovative drugs

Pharmaceutical treatment are of growing importance in hospitals. Annual cost of pharmaceuticals in Norwegian hospitals has increased by 100 percent (in real terms) over a ten years period, and has by now reached 3 billion NOK per year. New and expensive d rugs have improved treatment of cancer, r...

Awarded: NOK 4.5 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2013

Location: Oslo

FRIHUMSAM-Fri prosj.st. hum og sam

The law and economics of relational contracts

Contracts form the web of the economy. The ability of parties to enter into voluntary contractual agreements is essential for economic exchange and prosperity. There are basically two devices that govern contracts: Contract law and norms. Contract law se ts the legal rules of exchanging parties'...

Awarded: NOK 5.8 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2014

Location: Rogaland

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

NOKIOS, Norsk konferanse for IKT i offentlig sektor

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Awarded: NOK 49,999

Project Period: 2009-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

FRISAM-Fri prosjektstøtte samfunnsvitenskap

EUI - Comparing tax policy change in Scandinavia: welfare capitalism reformed?

I propose a comparative analysis of tax policy change in the Scandinavian countries of Norway, Sweden and Denmark since the 1980´s. The perspective is political economic and based on an understanding of the tax system as a crucial part of the Scandinavian welfare state regime. The comparative me...

Awarded: NOK 1.7 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2012

Location: Ukjent Fylke

NORKLIMA-Klimaendringer og konsekvenser for Norge

Improving international cooperation on emission abatement

A deeper, broader and methodologically varied analysis of international climate cooperation: * International climate treaty design. Extending game theoretic models to analyse the effects of novel mechanisms on incentives for participation, compliance and enforcement in future international clim...

Awarded: NOK 7.5 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2012

Location: Oslo

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Det 31. norske forskermøte for økonomer 2009 på Universitetet i Bergen

Forskermøtet 2009 skal avholdes på Universitetet i Bergen 5.- 6. januar. Forskermøte 2009 skal ha følgende plenumsforedrag: 1. Tjenester: handel, handelsavtaler og handelshindringer ved Senior analyst/Professor II Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås, OECD/UiB 2. Om byttemarkeder som ikke-kooperative spill...

Awarded: NOK 0.12 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2009

Location: Oslo

SAMRISK-Samfunnssikkerhet og risiki

Understanding 'financial security' in an age of uncertain

Financial securitization was heralded by orthodox economists to reduce societal risk through novel forms and techniques of risk management. It is all the more perplexing then, how a celebrated model of risk optimization can itself pose an unexpected threa t to a few distant municipalities in the ...

Awarded: NOK 0.47 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2011

Location: Oslo

MILJØ2015-Norsk miljøforskning mot 2015

TVERS: Sustainable development indicators (SDI) in the context of the precautionary principle

The project is divided into four parts labeled as working packages (WP). They will, however, be integrated as the results of the different phases will be combined. The theoretical results of the first phase will be used in the more empirical discussions r egarding specific indicators, and this wi...

Awarded: NOK 9.0 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2012

Location: Oslo

FORSKSKOLE-Forskerskoler

National Research School in Business Economics and Administration

Nasjonal forskerskolen i bedriftsøkonomi (NFB) bidrar til å øke kvaliteten på doktorgradsutdanningen i bedriftsøkonomiske fag i Norge. Det organiseres kurs og workshops med internasjonalt anerkjente forelesere. Kursene er i det vesentlig spesialkurs som gir et klart bidrag utover det institusjone...

Awarded: NOK 22.9 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2017

Location: Vestland

NORKLIMA-Klimaendringer og konsekvenser for Norge

Designing feasible and efficient climate policies

No policy can be implemented or sustained for any length of time without public support. Several important examples of failures to implement new Piougivan tax schemes bear testimony to this. In order to design Pigouvian taxes that are both efficient and f easible we need to understand why it is s...

Awarded: NOK 3.7 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2011

Location: Oslo

HELSEVEL-Gode og effektive helse-, omsorgs- og velferdstjenester

More for less: Why is Norway special? Issues in comparing health costs and outcomes

According to data from the OECD Finland spent only about half as much as Norway on health care per capita in 2005. At the same time Finland did not do dramatically worse than Norway on many measures of health. In general, data from OECD seem to indicate t hat the relationship between health expen...

Awarded: NOK 5.0 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2015

Location: Oslo